American Government: Core Edition / Edition 7

American Government: Core Edition / Edition 7

by Theodore J. Lowi, Benjamin Ginsberg, Kenneth A. Shepsle
     
 

ISBN-10: 0393978249

ISBN-13: 9780393978247

Pub. Date: 03/28/2002

Publisher: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.

This reader encourages critical thinking by adopting a point-counterpoint approach. In each chapter, two readings present opposing perspectives on contemporary political issues, such as the response to terrorism, the ban on soft money, and reform of the Social Security System. Each chapter includes an introductory headnote and discussion questions to help guide

Overview

This reader encourages critical thinking by adopting a point-counterpoint approach. In each chapter, two readings present opposing perspectives on contemporary political issues, such as the response to terrorism, the ban on soft money, and reform of the Social Security System. Each chapter includes an introductory headnote and discussion questions to help guide students.

Author Biography: David T. Canon is professor of political science at the University of Wisconsin, Madison. His teaching and research interests are in American political institutions, especially Congress. John J. Coleman is professor of political science at the University of Wisconsin, Madison. His teaching and research interests are in the evolution of the American state and the relationship between changes in the political economy of the United States and its party structure. Kenneth R. Mayer is professor of political science at the University of Wisconsin, Madison. His teaching and research interests focus on American political institutions, especially Congress, the Presidency, and defense policy.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780393978247
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
03/28/2002
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
574
Product dimensions:
6.88(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.99(d)

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